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Unlikely Stories, Mostly signed by Alasdair Gray 1st / 1st 1983


First edition and first print published by Canongate in 1983. This is a near fine copy. The wrapper has a tiny tear of 1mm to the bottom edge. It is not price clipped. The pages in the book have started to brown. The author has signed to the front free end paper. The rarer hardback copy and rare signed. 


An early collection of short stories including a Chinese emperor's court poet, the sun, the Industrial Revolution, falling stars, an art school, and a magical dog